Biographical Sketch of Mrs. Eliza Hayes

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Hayes, Mrs. Eliza (See Griffin)—Eliza, daughter of William and Eliza Griffin was born Sept. 25, 1861. Educated in the Cherokee public schools and Female Seminary. Taught school for some time.

Married at Webbers Falls on Jan. 11, 1883 Richard, son of John and Rebecca Hayes, born Sept. 3, 1859 in Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory.

They are the parents of Emma Hays, born Dec. 13, 1884.

Mrs. Hayes is a member of the Methodist church Her Cherokee name is Lesi Saluaya and she belongs to the Holly clan.




MLA Source Citation:

Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 17 April 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/biographical-sketch-of-mrs-eliza-hayes.htm - Last updated on Nov 29th, 2012


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